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As of the end of the 2007 season, Nolan Ryan holds the MLB single season and career strikeout records. In 1974, he struckout 383 batters and, for his career, he struckout 5,714 batters.

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Q: Who is the pitcher that holds the career and single season records for strikeouts?
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